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3rd District Democrats honor public education advocate Bush

Public education advocate and activist Phyllis Bush, who died March 19 at the age of 75, was named this year's recipient of the J. Edward Roush Service Award presented by ...

April 30, 2019 2:10 pm

Lugar visited area schools, food bank, fairgrounds during career

The April 28 death of former six-term U.S. senator Richard Lugar at age 87 prompted us to reflect on his visits to northeast Indiana. The Indianapolis native traveled to the ...

April 29, 2019 3:20 pm

Indiana Right to Life endorses Smith for mayor

The Indiana Right to Life Political Action Committee has endorsed Tim Smith for mayor of Fort Wayne.  "Tim has been a long-time advocate for the unborn and their mothers in ...

April 29, 2019 5:00 pm

Senate off to get 'blue-plate special' in ending early

State lawmakers succeeded in wrapping up their 2019 session five days early – but who really won? The Senate ended earlier than the House almost every day, including by 3 p. ...

April 28, 2019 1:00 am

Former council members endorse Hays for District 4

Several local Democrats have endorsed Patti Hays, a Democrat seeking to represent Fort Wayne's 4th City Council district, the campaign announced Tuesday.  Hays, who is CEO o ...

April 23, 2019 10:00 pm

Buttigieg 3rd among Democratic presidential hopefuls in latest poll

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg is running third among Democratic presidential candidates in polling results released this week by Morning Consult. Buttigieg is favored by 9 ...

April 23, 2019 11:30 am

Sheriff endorses Lott for council

Fort Wayne's 4th District City Council challenger has been endorsed by the Allen County sheriff. Rachel Lott, a Republican running in the May 7 primary against current City Counc ...

April 23, 2019 9:40 pm

Banks, Young rank high in conservative ratings

Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, and Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., were among the more conservative members of Congress in 2018, according to yearly ratings released by the American Conservative ...

April 21, 2019 1:00 am

Mayor's Twitter hacked

Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry's Twitter account has been hacked, city spokesman John Perlich confirmed.  On Thursday, Henry's @MayorTomHenry account was showing a suspended sta ...

April 19, 2019 3:30 pm

Ex-House speaker to lecture at Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame has announced that former U.S. House speaker Paul Ryan will join its faculty as a guest lecturer in political science and economics for the 2019-2 ...

April 16, 2019 5:40 pm

May 1 memorial service at Statehouse for Birch Bayh

A public memorial service for former U.S. senator and Indiana state lawmaker Birch Bayh will be at noon May 1 in the south atrium of the Indiana Statehouse in Indianapoli ...

April 16, 2019 12:30 pm

Conservative scorecard gives high marks to Banks, Young

Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, and Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., were among the more conservative members of Congress in 2018, according to yearly ratings released by the American Conserva ...

April 15, 2019 2:00 pm

General Assembly gets NRA nudge

So when will the Indiana legislature finish up the 2019 session? The statutory deadline to end is April 29, but the anticipated “sine die” has been April 26 since the ...

April 14, 2019 1:00 am

Monday last day to get registered to vote

Care about your garbage pickup? Potholes? Where your tax dollars are going? Then register to vote. Hoosiers have until Monday to register so they can vote in the May 7 municipal ...

April 7, 2019 1:00 am

Braun: Senate seat 'well worth the price of admission'

U.S. Sen. Mike Braun said Wednesday he has enjoyed his first few months on Capitol Hill even if Congress is "a gummed-up process." "I think it's been going great," he said d ...

April 3, 2019 3:20 pm

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